DebtRank Systemic Risk Estimation Method

The DebtRank algorithm is used to estimate the impact of shocks in financial networks, as it overcomes the limitations of the traditional default-cascade approaches.The method assesses the distress of nodes in an interbank network.

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Attribution requirements DebtRank: A Microscopic Foundation for Shock Propagation, Marco Bardoscia, Stefano Battiston, Fabio Caccioli, Guido Caldarelli, PLoS ONE 10(6): e0130406 (2015), doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0130406
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CreationDate 2016-07-06
Creator Squartini, Tiziano,,
Field/Scope of use Research only
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Owner Squartini, Tiziano,,
ProgrammingLanguage Matlab/Python
Related Paper Bardoscia M, Battiston S, Caccioli F, Caldarelli G (2015) Correction: DebtRank: A Microscopic Foundation for Shock Propagation. PLOS ONE 10(7).
Restrictions on use The related paper must be cited in any publication making use of the method itself
Territory of use World Wide
ThematicCluster Social Network Analysis
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input The (known or reconstructed) interbank network and banks' equity at the first two time-steps
output Nodes ranking according to the level of distress
system:type Method
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Author Squartini Tiziano
Maintainer Squartini Tiziano
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Last Updated 29 June 2018, 11:32 (CEST)
Created 29 June 2018, 11:32 (CEST)